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Online Casting Service Piggybacks on Heidi Klum-Seal Woes

There is absolutely no redeeming quality to be found in today’s brief ExploreTalent.com blog post “Heidi Klum and Seal Separate.”

Normally, this wouldn’t be an issue for FishbowlLA. But after the Las Vegas based casting service posted what amounts to a straight-up E! Online rehash–with no author byline, a run-on sentence and an errant extra paragraph break thrown in for bad measure–they had the gall to put out a press release about this waste of code:

ExploreTalent.com, a premier online social-network for talented individuals in the entertainment industry, announced a new blog on their news site today, titled, “Heidi Klum and Seal Separate”…

The blog details that no couple seemed more blissfully in love than supermodel Heidi Klum, 38, best known for modeling in Victoria’s Secret catalogs, and world-famous singer, Seal, 48.

The second excerpted sentence above makes use of the wrong verb(s). It should really read, “The blog baits-and-switches…”

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